Elsevier Selects Rightslink for Online Copyright Permissions

Apr 27, 2007

Copyright Clearance Center Inc. (CCC), a provider of copyright licensing solutions, has announced that Elsevier, a scientific, technical and medical (STM) publisher, has selected CCC’s Rightslink service for online ordering of copyright permissions. Rightslink will improve customer service by providing a real-time service for Elsevier content users to use copyrighted material published in 2,000 Elsevier journals. Rightslink will enable Elsevier journal subscribers to order permissions directly through ScienceDirect, Elsevier’s major full-text platform that offers over 8 million articles online from over 2,000 peer-reviewed journals published in 24 fields of science.

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